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Leslie Mann To Star In Amazon Series ‘The Power’ Based On Naomi Alderman’s Book

Leslie Mann To Star In Amazon Series ‘The Power’ Based On Naomi Alderman’s Book

Exclusive: In her first major TV role, Leslie Mann is set as a lead in The Power, Amazon’s 10-episode global thriller drama series based on Naomi Alderman’s feminist sci-fi book, from Jane Featherstone’s Sister (Chernobyl). Reed Morano (The Handmaid’s Tale) is directing and executive producing The Power, which will premiere globally on Amazon Prime Video in over 200 countries and territories

Adapted for screen by Alderman, who is working alongside an all-female writers’ room, in The Power, all teenage girls in the world develop the power to electrocute people at will. It’s hereditary, it’s inbuilt, and it can’t be taken away from them. Coming alive to the thrill of pure power: the ability to hurt or even kill by releasing electrical jolts from their fingertips, they rapidly learn they can awaken the Power in older women. Soon enough

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